KIMURA Akatsuki

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KIMURA Akatsuki

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Nov 2016
Professor, Cell Architecture Laboratory, National Institute of Genetics, Structural Biology Center

Published Papers

Kondo T, Kimura A
Molecular biology of the cell   30(16) 2065-2075   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Ohta M, Watanabe K, Ashikawa T, Nozaki Y, Yoshiba S, Kimura A, Kitagawa D
Cell reports   23(11) 3160-3169.e4   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Sugioka K, Fielmich LE, Mizumoto K, Bowerman B, van den Heuvel S, Kimura A, Sawa H
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   115(5) E954-E963   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Yamamoto K, Kimura A
Development (Cambridge, England)   144(23) 4437-4449   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Arai R, Sugawara T, Sato Y, Minakuchi Y, Toyoda A, Nabeshima K, Kimura H, Kimura A
Scientific reports   7(1) 3631   Jun 2017   [Refereed]


How does a cell's nucleus know where the center of the cell is?
HIrokazu TANIMOTO, Kenji KIMURA, Akatsuki KIMURA
SEIBUTSU BUTSURI   56(5) 271-274   Oct 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Kimura A
Seikagaku. The Journal of Japanese Biochemical Society   82(4) 302-305   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
[Analysis of nuclear positioning using computer simulations].
Kimura A, Onami S
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   51 2172-2179   Nov 2006   [Refereed]
[New theory on gene regulation: mechanism of formation of chromosome functional and boundary regions].
Horikoshi M, Yamamoto T, Umehara T, Suzuki T, Adachi N, Kimura A
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   48 205-222   Mar 2003   [Refereed]
[Regulatory mechanisms of transcription from chromosomes].
Horikoshi M, Kimura A, Chimura T
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   43 2059-2078   Nov 1998   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Measurement of physical forces that position the nucleus at the cell center in C elegans
*Akatsuki Kimura
Chromosome Dynamics 2019: An international symposium on chromatin and chromosome stability   10 Dec 2019   
Architectonics of the cell, as a crossroad of physics and genetics [Invited]
*Akatsuki Kimura
The 57th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society Japan   24 Sep 2019   
Effects of two cytoplasmic streaming depending on microtubules and actomyosin on cell polarization in the C. elegans zygotes [Invited]
第91回日本生化学会大会   23 Sep 2018   京都大学(渡邊直樹先生)、国立遺伝学研究所(木村健二)
Cytoplasmic streaming controls organelle positioning during the oocyte-to-embryo transition in the C. elegans zygote
*Kenji Kimura and Akatsuki Kimura
Tokyo 2018 Cell and Developmental Biology Meeting   7 Jun 2018   日本細胞生物学会
Microtubule-dependent positioning of the nucleus in the C. elegans embryo [Invited]
*Akatsuki Kimura
EMBO/EMBL Symposia: Microtubules: From Atoms to Complex Systems   30 May 2018   EMBL